Chocolate Lover’s Filling
This filling is added to a sweet dough to make a delicious pastry I love to serve to company.—Jenny Reece, Lowry, Minnesota
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
Makesabout 1-1/4 cups
- 3/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
- 1/3 cup evaporated milk
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- In a saucepan, combine the chocolate chips, milk and sugar. Cook and stir over low heat until chocolate is melted. Stir in pecans, vanilla and cinnamon. Use for Braided Coffee Cake or Coffee Cake Ring.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 88 calories, 6g fat (2g saturated fat), 2mg cholesterol, 7mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.
Apr 8, 2013
The flavor combinations were just perfect. Delicious filling!
Dec 28, 2011
I made this one year with the coffee cake & as braid. I didn't have to worry about leftovers when I took this to work. Yum.